[plt-scheme] "ill-formed code" in exp-tagged build?

From: Robby Findler (robby at cs.uchicago.edu)
Date: Sat Feb 19 21:39:27 EST 2005

Part of the problem is (I'm guessing) that you're using the mac os x
built-in version of CVS. It's old and you should get a new one. Fink's
is better.

I'm not sure about the ill-formed code problem, tho.


At Sat, 19 Feb 2005 18:59:46 -0500, Stevie Strickland wrote:
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> On Feb 19, 2005, at 6:47 PM, Doug Orleans wrote:
> >
> > I checked out a fresh exp-tagged copy of the PLT Scheme source and
> > did the usual configure/make/make install.  Then when I run the
> > install script I get this error:
> >
> > collects/mzlib/private/compiled/class-internal.zo::15957: read 
> > (compiled): ill-formed code
> >
> > Is it just me?
> Nope, I've been having that problem as well.
> I also have the following problems:
>    a) CVS update trying to update the include/ directory (and failing)
>       despite it not being listed in CVS/Entries
>    b) collects/ and collects/launcher/ not being created before plt-setup
>       starts trying to move items into the latter
> Trashing the repository and getting it anew doesn't help in either 
> case, and I'm seeing them on both my laptop and desktop (both running 
> Mac OS X).  Has anyone else seen these issues before, and if so any 
> ideas on what's causing them?
> Stevie

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